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ERIC Number: EJ413342
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1989
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0264-2425
Reducing the Vocabulary Load and Encouraging Vocabulary Learning through Reading Newspapers.
Kyongho, Hwang; Nation, Paul
Reading in a Foreign Language, v6 n1 p323-35 Fall 1989
Comparison of the effectiveness of two story selection processes for English-as-a-Second-Language learners indicated that selecting "running" stories (a story and its follow-up articles) provided more repetition of low frequency words, better reduced vocabulary load, and provided better conditions for vocabulary acquisition than did selecting unrelated stories. (23 references) (Author/CB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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Language: English
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